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  • Subject: Plantation owners--Louisiana
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    • John McDonogh papers. Folder 04-01, 1803-1849.

    • McDonogh, John, 1779-1850.; Plantations--Louisiana--Management.; Free African Americans.; American Colonization Society.; Liberia--History--To 1847.; Slavery--Louisiana--History--19th century.; African Americans--Colonization--Liberia.; Plantation...
    • Letters written to John McDonogh by a variety of persons primarily documenting his business negotiations. Included are letters by Augustin Malet and his daughter Marie Therese Malet, both free people of color, regarding the sale of their property....
    • Meullion Family Papers. Folder 01-03, 1796-1853.

    • Meullion, Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; Meullion, Antoine Donato, 1801-1890.; Meullion, Bellazaire, active 1796?-1871.; Meullion, Marie Françoise Lemelle, active 1831-1846.; Taillefer, Marie-Pouponne--Estate.; Miramond, Jean.; Marcel (Slave of...
    • Primarily receipts, promissory notes, and other financial documents of Baptiste Meullion. Receipts are for Martin Duralde’s drafting of Baptiste Meullion’s marriage contract with Marie Célèste Suzanne Donato (Bello), donations to the Saint...
    • Contract, 1804 Nov. 5

    • Contracts;Construction contracts--Louisiana and Building--Specifications--Louisiana;Barrow family;Highland plantation (La.);Plantations--Louisiana--Florida Parishes;Plantation owners--Louisiana--Florida Parishes;Plantation owners--Louisiana--West...
    • [2] p. on 1 leaf ; 32 cm. 2 digital pages.
    • Meullion Family Papers. Folder 01-04, 1798-1866.

    • Meullion, Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; Meullion, Bellazaire, active 1796?-1871.; Donato, Gustave Meullion, 1832-1877.; Merchants--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Commission merchants--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Cotton trade--Louisiana.; Sugar...
    • Primarily financial records of Baptiste Meullion and his daughter Bellazaire Meullion, including accounts for goods and bills of sale with New Orleans commission merchants who handled the sale of their cotton or sugar crops, and receipts and...
    • Meullion Family Papers. Folder 01-02, 1831-1906.

    • Meullion, Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; Meullion, Marie Célèste Suzanne Donato, 1764-1842.; Meullion, François Cheval, active 1831-1846.; Meullion, Bellazaire, active 1796?-1871.; Meullion, Antoine Donato, 1801-1890.; Meullion, Antoine Alphonse,...
    • Primarily papers of Baptiste Meullion, François Cheval Meullion, Bellazaire Meullion, and Alphonse Meullion. One group of papers relates to Baptiste Meullion’s 1833 application for a mortgage of $5000, including, correspondence, application and...
    • John McDonogh papers. Folder 01-03, 1831-1834.

    • Louisiana--History--1803-1865.; Free African Americans--Louisiana.; McDonogh, John, 1779-1850.; Plantations--Louisiana--Management.; Slave trade--Louisiana.; Slave records--Louisiana.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana.; African...
    • Primarily letters written by Andrew Durnford to John McDonogh regarding personal and business matters. The letters document the illness and eventual death of Durnford's mother, the status of his sugar crops, the pricing of his livestock, and the...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to Joseph Allard Duplantier, 1790 Mar. 11

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Louisiana--Economic conditions--18th century.
    • Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, adresses Joseph Allard Duplantier, « Député aux états généraux, » Paris, France. Duplantier receives the correspondence at another Mr. Trénonay's address in Paris. The addresser congratulates the...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to Joseph Allard Duplantier, 1792 Feb. 04

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827--Family.; France--History--Revolution, 1789-1799.; Louisiana--Economic conditions--18th century.; Louisiana--Politics and government--To 1803.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family...
    • Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, writes Joseph Allard Duplantier, Voiron, France, whom the addresser mentions as having been at Versailles. Trénonay claims that he has kept up with the French Revolution and the new constitution (which he praises...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to 'cher frère,' 1783 Apr. 21

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827.; Duplantier, Augustine Gerard, 1762-1799.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Inheritance and...
    • In another's hand, Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, writes a 'dear brother' in Europe, addressing him with the formal 'vous.' Trénonay acknowledges receiving the addressee's May 26, 1782, letter but not the one sent through Mr. Manaut, who may...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to Gabrielle Trénonay Duplantier, 1777 Apr. 01

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827.; Duplantier, Augustine Gerard, 1762-1799.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Arranged marriage--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.;...
    • Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, writes his sister, Gabrielle Duplantier, about sending her son Armand to Louisiana, where the writer hopes to marry his nephew to his stepdaughter, Augustine Gérard, and to provide for the couple. Trénonay...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-35, 1798-1860.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana.;...
    • Empty and undated envelopes: one from the Chalmette Matrimonial Association and one addressed to Jean Baptiste Meullion. One document is in French.
    • Bernard Marigny and Anna Mathilde Morales mortgage, 1836 July 5

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana.; African American women--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana.; African American landowners--Louisiana.; Slaveholders--Louisiana.; Land titles--Registration and transfer--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African...
    • Act of mortgage granted by Bernard Marigny and his wife, Anne Mathilde Morales, to the Citizens' Bank of Louisiana. Before Notary Public Théodore Seghers in New Orleans, Marigny and his wife declared that, by an act passed on 1836 June 27, Marigny...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to Gabrielle Trénonay Duplantier, 1781 Mar. 30

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Louisiana--Economic conditions--18th century.; Pensacola...
    • Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, writes his sister, Gabrielle Duplantier, to announce the arrival of her son Armand Duplantier in Louisiana. He speaks of economic conditions in the colony and of plans to attack Pensacola, Florida. He mentions...
    • Maria Olivares will and testament, 1806 February 5

    • Wills--Louisiana.; Women plantation owners--Louisiana--Barataria.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Barataria.; African American women--Louisiana--Barataria.; Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--Barataria.; Barataria (La.)
    • Will and testament of Maria Olivares, widow of Joseph Galvez of New Orleans. She declared that she was born in the Canary Islands, the legitimate daughter of Andres Hernandez and Josefa Olivares. She was a resident of Barataria, where she owned...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to Joseph Allard Duplantier, 1785 Apr. 10

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Plantations--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.
    • Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, writes his brother-in-law Joseph Allard Duplantier, whom he calls 'dear brother' and addresses with the formal 'vous.' Trénonay announces that the recipient's son Armand has two handsome sons and that 'Armant'...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to Joseph Allard Duplantier, 1787 Jan. 03

    • French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Louisiana--Politics and government--To 1803.; Spain--Colonies--America.
    • Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, writes Joseph Allard Duplantier, discussing the ways to send correspondence to Louisiana, the seeds he has received from France, his finances and business affairs (including slaves), indigo, and an eventual exit...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to Joseph Allard Duplantier, 1788 Dec. 02

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827.; Duplantier, Augustine Gerard, 1762-1799--Health.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Slaves--Louisiana.;...
    • Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, writes Joseph Allard Duplantier, 'avocat en parlement,' Voiron, France, complaining that the writer's sister must be as lazy about corresponding as is their brother Lagoyette, whom the author believes to be...
    • William J. Minor diary, 1861-1865

    • Plantations--Louisiana--Management.; Plantation owners--Louisiana.; Plantation overseers--Louisiana.; Slaves--Louisiana.; Crops--Louisiana.
    • William J. Minor's diary is an outline of rules governing management of his plantations, including duties and restrictions on overseers (such as discipline of slaves), as well as details regarding cultivation of particular crops. Volume 33.

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